2020 Genesis G70 vs 2020 Cadillac CT5
2020 Genesis G70 2020 Cadillac CT5
Starting MSRP *
  $35,450 $36,895
  252 237
Drivetrain Warranty
  10 yr./100,000 mi. 6 yr./70,000 mi.

2020 Genesis G70 vs 2020 Cadillac CT5

Serving Troy, MI

If you want a quality luxury sedan, the 2020 Genesis G70 is a great choice. The Genesis G70 is a sporty sedan with plenty of power that's also fun to drive. In 2020, the G70 is an even more enticing pick with minor changes to its equipment and upgraded brakes on the Sport 2.0T trim. The Genesis G70 competes with the 2020 Cadillac CT5, which is also a small luxury sedan. The Genesis G70, however, has more power and performance capabilities than the Cadillac CT5. The G70 also offers several features at all trim levels and comes with a generous warranty, providing more value overall than the Cadillac CT5.


The Genesis G70 is available in 2020 with two engines and your choice of drivetrain. The first engine, which is standard on the first two trims, is a 2.0L with four cylinders. This engine's maximum power capacity reaches 252 HP and up to 260 LB-FT in torque. You can choose between an eight-speed automatic transmission and a six-speed manual transmission with the base trim. The six-speed manual transmission is standard with this engine on the second trim. The top engine on the 3.3T creates 365 HP and 376 LB-FT in torque. Rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive are available. Selectable drive modes make it even more fun to drive. The Cadillac's engines have less power. Its base engine tops out at 237 HP, while its higher-end engines create 335 HP at most. There is only one transmission offered for the Cadillac.

Interior Design & Style

The Genesis has an upscale and well-equipped interior. The Genesis stands out for its large, comfortable seats and spacious interior. Some of its standout amenities include wireless device charging, a head-up display, and a panoramic monitor for safety. Other upscale amenities include a heated steering wheel and ventilated seats in front. Navigation is standard with the infotainment system, and the Genesis also has performance-oriented Brembo brakes that enhance its performance capabilities and add to its sporty style. Brembo brakes are only available for the Cadillac through a package. While upscale leather seats are included in the Genesis, they are also only offered through an add-on package with the Cadillac.


Overall, the Genesis packs in more features and amenities at all trim levels. The Genesis comes with a more extended warranty than the Cadillac, making it a top choice if value is a priority. The 2020 G70 is also available with add-on features and packages that are just as value-oriented.

* MSRP excludes tax, title, license and destination charges. Destination charges may vary. Dealer sets actual price. Vehicles displayed may contain optional equipment at additional cost.